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Tips and Tricks to visiting Swellendam

Here’s a few tips & tricks you need to know before your visit to Swellendam.

    • Swellendam is the perfect halfway stop between Cape Town and George. Which makes it a great stopover destination. Be sure to make this a stop on your way to your next destination.
    • On Monday nights a few restaurants in town are closed, be sure to make dinner arrangements prior to your stay if you are checking in on a Monday.
    • Most restaurants’ kitchen close around 21:00, so be sure to make early dinner reservations or grab something to munch on your way here.
    • Familiarize yourself with the local restaurant spots. Make dinner reservations prior to your stay to avoid disappointment. Have a look at some spots.
    • Swellendam is quite a small town, so remember most restaurants is very busy over the holiday season and may be closed on public holidays.
    • Pack your tekkies and cycling gear. We have lots of hiking & biking trails to choose from.
    • Local grocery shops close around 19:00, so be sure to grab your groceries before then.
    • Swellendam is also perfect for relaxing if don’t want to add too much on your itinerary.
    • There is some lovely attractions around Swellendam if you are staying a day or two. We definitely recommend planning a daytrip while you are here.

Follow these tips or have a look at all Swellendam has to offer for that next trip.

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